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funeral home

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  1. an establishment where the dead are prepared for burial or cremation, where the body may be viewed, and where funeral services are sometimes held.

Origin of funeral home

An Americanism dating back to 1935–40
Also called funeral chapel, funeral church, funeral parlor, funeral residence, mortuary.
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